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Georgii Avgustovich Stenberg

Georgii Stenberg, USSR Artist.

Background

  • Stenberg, Georgii was born on October 20, 1900 in Moscow.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Moscow Stroganov School of Art and Industry and studied at the Free Art Shops, 1912-1920.

    Career

    • Younger brother of Vladimir Stenberg. Worked with his brother specializing in political and film posters. Also designed and decorated many buildings and squares during political celebrations such as May Day and October Revolution Day.

      One of the first constructivists and a participant in the movement of industrial art. Member of INKHUK (Institute of Artistic Culture), and the Society of Young Artists (OBMOKH). Considered himself an artist-agitator.
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    Born October 20, 1900
    Died October 14, 1933
    (aged 32)
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